Caring For Your New Windshield
11 October 2016
If you need to get your windshield replaced for the first time, you're in luck; it's a relatively fast procedure that can have you driving your car again later the same day. But you have to take proper care of the windshield, too, otherwise all the work can be for naught. One of the substances used to hold the windshield in place is an adhesive, and how you treat the windshield in the first couple of days is the key to having a strong new windshield, or having to go back to get another one.
Temperature Change Stress Cracks In Glass Windows And How To Deal With Them
2 September 2016
Glass is a strong material that makes excellent widows, but stress cracks can still appear in it due to temperature changes. This is especially true when the temperature change goes from extreme hot to cold. Here is what you need to know about this problem.
Why Do Stress Cracks Appear In Glass Windows?
When temperatures change suddenly in glass, there is a chance that it may expand or contrast. This isn't a major problem in most glass windows, as they are given to some degree of size change, but over time excessive temperature may cause small cracks to appear.
How To Get The Most Energy Savings From Window Replacement At Your Business
6 August 2016
If you are considering the purchase of an older building for your business, considering every aspect of restoration is extremely important to save money on operating expenses later on. If the older building you are buying has the original windows still in it, you may have considered keeping them for preserving its historical value. However, if you are not restoring a building primarily for historical reasons, you could have money going out the window in the form of energy losses.
Two Types of Residential Glass That Are Ideal for Making Your Home More Comfortable
14 July 2016
One thing to keep in mind when you have to replace your windows or residential glass is to consider the many types of glass that can offer benefits beyond those offered by basic window glass. Specialty glass for your windows can often provide benefits that range from increased comfort and privacy to better home security. Listed below are two types of residential glass that are ideal for making your home more comfortable.